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Re: The problem with one-liners...

by Juerd (Abbot)
on Feb 06, 2003 at 18:58 UTC ( #233229=note: print w/ replies, xml ) Need Help??

in reply to The problem with one-liners...

I throw away one-liners. Anything I can do today, I hope to still be able to do in a year or two. By (my) definition, one-liners are bad code and bad code should imho not be saved :)

My favourite is

perl -ple'$a=$_=eval'
I dislike bc. The perl one-line calculator does what I want and is simple enough to remember and type in.

- (do not use).

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